Places that Help: Massachusetts
If you are a victim of abuse, you may want to ask the Bar Association’s Lawyer Referral Service whether or not they screen for lawyers who are experienced in handling domestic violence cases. For a suggested list of questions to ask regarding the lawyer’s fees and experience when interviewing an attorney, go to our Choosing and Working with a Lawyer page.
Boston Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
The Boston Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service (BBA LRS) is a public service provided by the Boston Bar Association. BBA LRS makes referrals to lawyers or other resources that specialize in the area of law related to the client’s specific situation. The first initial half-hour consultation with the attorney will cost no more than $25. The Boston Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service serves the Greater Boston Area.
Massachusetts State Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
The Massachusetts Bar Association’s Lawyer Referral Service (LRS) refers clients to a lawyer for their legal issue and in their area. The initial half-hour consultation fee is no more than $25. The Massachusetts Bar Association's Lawyer Referral Service serves Massachusetts.
National Lawyers Guild Massachusetts Chapter Lawyer Referral Service
14 Beacon Street, Suite 407
Boston, MA 02108
The National Lawyers Guild Lawyer Referral Service (NGL LRS) provides clients with referrals to lawyers. All initial phone consultations are free. The National Lawyers Guild Lawyer Referral Service serves Massachusetts.
Middlesex County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service Program
200 Trade Center
3rd Floor, Room 329
Woburn, MA 01801
Middlesex County Bar Association’s Lawyer Referral Service (LRS) is designed to assist members of the public in obtaining appropriate and affordable legal services. LRS clients are provided with the names of 3 appropriate attorney referrals to contact. Each attorney establishes his/her own rates and clients are encouraged to discuss the prosed fee arrangement at the outset. Middlesex County Bar Association’s Lawyer Referral Services serves Middlesex County.
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